Monthly Archives: October 2012

Carnivalia — 10/24 – 10/30

The past week’s selection of (mostly) science-related blog carnivals for you… Continue reading

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The scientific tourist #246 — Mosasaur

Another excellent fossil, brought to you from the Sternberg Museum of Natural History in Hays, Kansas… Continue reading

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Casual Friday — moving the moai

Everybody who’s ever seen the huge stone heads (moai) of Easter Island has wondered how they could possibly have been moved into place… Continue reading

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Carnivalia — 10/17 – 10/23

The past week’s selection of (mostly) science-related blog carnivals… Continue reading

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The scientific tourist #245 — IDCSP

Another interesting little piece of technology history from the Air Force Space and Missile Museum at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida… Continue reading

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Carnivalia — 10/10 – 10/16

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The scientific tourist #244 — now where’d that dam go?

Here’s something you don’t see every day — or maybe I should say, something you don’t see, that doesn’t happen every day… Continue reading

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Casual Friday — The Joy of Books

A fun little bit of stop-motion animation, with a good message… Continue reading

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Carnivalia — 10/03 – 10/09

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The scientific tourist #243 — Boilerplate Mercury capsule

This week’s image comes to you from the Air Force Space and Missile History Center at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. It’s a boilerplate (“dummy”) Mercury spacecraft… Continue reading

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